Master of Public Administration / Public Management
Arkansas State University

Program Details

The online Master of Public Administration with a Public Management track enhances the careers of law enforcement and public-sector professionals in order to affordably achieve management-, director-, or executive-level positions while focusing on specifics of management within public administration.  Courses focus on the skills required for effective public administration, from managing people and money to resources and programs, while developing dispositions, knowledge, and skills for rigorous problem analysis and successful collaboration leading to comprehensive solutions.  Graduates understand administrative methods associated with governmental revenues, expenditures, and fiscal control of public organizations and are skilled in the use of clear communication and ethical and effective management techniques.


  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities previously attended 
  • Undergrad GPA minimum of 3.0
  • Three letters of reference
  • Personal statement
  • Signed Code of Conduct & Civility
  • Prerequisite coursework may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission